Barry first found music when he borrowed his sister's record collection when he was about eight and was hooked. When Caroline started it was a new beginning, and he listened to all the stations, but Caroline was his favourite by far. Later he became a singer in a band, then started doing discos when he was 18. He joined Caroline in 1977, touring the country with the Caroline Roadshow for 10 years, having great fun. Barry helped with tender trips and worked on the Ross Revenge in '84 and '85. ...
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Derek Rucker is a former professional basketball player in the NBL, National Basketball League, here in Australia. Over his 15 season career, Derek had two stints with the Brisbane Bullets as well as runs with the Newcastle Falcons, Townsville Suns and the West Sydney Razorbacks.
NBL accolades include MVP (1990), Scoring Champion (1990), All-NBL First Team (1990, 1997, 1998) and single game assist record (24) amongst others.
Derek is regarded as one of the NBLs all-time greats and one of the best international players to come to Australia to ball.
We cover a bit of Derek's history, talk music, changes we've seen in Brisbane as well as Sydney and heaps more.
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